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    Planetarium Sheet
    University of Maine - Emera Science Center
    Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium


    USA - ORONO - MAINE


    Type: School

    Address: 167 Rangeley Rd - Orono, ME 04469
    Country: USA

    Latitude: 44°54'12" N  -  Longitude: 68°39'39" W  -  Altitude: 45m

    Website: https://astro.umaine.edu/
         
         
    Email: planetarium@maine.edu
    Phone: +1 207-581 1341
    Fax: +1 207-581
    Director or contact: Shawn Laatsch (director)

    Opened in 2014

    Dome of  10.0m
    Capacity of 50 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt 15°

    Digital system Sky-Skan: Definiti
    Software: DigitalSky 2
    Video system vp : 1+1 (face to face)

    Meridian resolution 4.0 K


    Dome: 22 deg. 24%
    Observatory other building: dome on the roof: 20-inch Planewave telescope


    History: 1954: 6.1m/45s/Spitz A1 - 1983: Spitz 373/35 new seats (see 2875) - Oct. 17, 2014: new building ($5.2 million)


    Last major evolution: 2014: New building

    Previous installation











    last update: 05/05/2020


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